Age of Empires III Age of Empires III

A guide to uninstall Age of Empires III from your system

You can find on this page detailed information on how to uninstall Age of Empires III for Windows. It is written by Microsoft Game Studios. Additional info about Microsoft Game Studios can be seen here. Detailed information about Age of Empires III can be found at . The program is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Age of Empires III folder (same installation drive as Windows). The complete uninstall command line for Age of Empires III is C:\PROGRA~1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\Driver\11\INTEL3~1\IDriver.exe /M{993908C2-50E1-4CCB-9846-D663D340896C} . The application's main executable file occupies 9.26 MB (9710464 bytes) on disk and is named age3.exe.

Age of Empires III installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 28.70 MB (30090560 bytes) on disk.

  • age3.exe (9.26 MB)
  • age3x.exe (11.97 MB)
  • Age3xLauncher.exe (54.81 KB)
  • age3y.exe (4.82 MB)
  • autopatcher.exe (816.00 KB)
  • autopatcher2.exe (198.80 KB)
  • autopatcherx.exe (202.81 KB)
  • autopatchery.exe (205.05 KB)
  • chktrust.exe (17.77 KB)
  • dw15.exe (178.32 KB)
  • filecrc.exe (44.00 KB)
  • instapup.exe (544.00 KB)
  • instapupx.exe (182.81 KB)
  • instapupy.exe (185.05 KB)
  • splash.exe (80.00 KB) to view all...

The current page applies to Age of Empires III version 1.00.0000 only. Age of Empires III has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Many times the following registry keys will not be uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\InstallShield_{70F8B183-99EB-4304-BA35-080E2DFFD2A3}

A way to delete Age of Empires III from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Age of Empires III is a program offered by Microsoft Game Studios. Some people decide to remove it. This is troublesome because doing this by hand requires some knowledge related to PCs. One of the best SIMPLE solution to remove Age of Empires III is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on the computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Age of Empires III or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Age of Empires III". If it exists on your system the Age of Empires III app will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Age of Empires III in the list of programs, the following data regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding Age of Empires III, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Age of Empires III:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\PROGRA~1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\Driver\11\INTEL3~1\IDriver.exe /M{993908C2-50E1-4CCB-9846-D663D340896C}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Age of Empires III.
Uninstall Age of Empires III

8. After uninstalling Age of Empires III, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Age of Empires III that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Age of Empires III with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to remove Age of Empires III by Microsoft Game Studios from your PC, we are not saying that Age of Empires III by Microsoft Game Studios is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove Age of Empires III in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 22:29:45.223